Friday evening, Trooper Brett Walters from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg received information that Richard Graham, 42, from Pekin, IN, had multiple active warrants for his arrest and was present at 103 Cherry Street in Salem.

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Richard Graham, 42, from Pekin, IN

Upon arriving at the residence, Richard Graham, was located hiding in a crawl space under the home, he was unresponsive and was removed from under the house. Emergency Medical Personnel arrived on the scene and took Richard Graham to Saint Vincent Hospital in Salem.

During a search of the crawl space, approximately 8.3 grams of Methamphetamine, Paraphernalia, and Synthetic drugs were located.

After being released from the Saint Vincent Hospital, Richard Graham, was charged and housed in the Washington County Jail for:

  • Possession of Methamphetamine; Possession of Paraphernalia with a Prior;
  • Maintaining a Common Nuisance; Resisting Law Enforcement and
  • Possession of a Synthetic Drug.

The warrants were also served for Failure to Appear, Two Counts; Auto Theft and Theft.